You got served and protected. (Cont’d.)
When the victim of a criminal assault dials 911 for help, what happens if police are the assailants? Chicago residents [M.C.] (a Ph.D. lecturer at the University of Chicago) and [G.M.] (who is finishing his Ph.D.) can answer that question: The cops who respond to the call will…
Keep in mind that when a gang of blue-bangers starts beating on you in a public place in front of God and everyone, you’re still better off not calling 911: if you do, they’ll only send reinforcements.
- Edited (2017-05-04): at the request of one of the crime victims mentioned in this story, the names of the students victimized by police have been redacted to initials. –C.J.↩